The lead voice for so many of New England's eclectic world, jazz and funk groups, Rajdulari is a recent transplant to New York City by way of Boston, MA and is a ten year veteran of the local performance scene. Her past performance credits include such venues as Jazz clubs Regattabar, Ryles, Scullers, along with many performances at the Emerson Majestic Theater, Saunders Theater, Boston's Hynes Convention Center, The Isabella Stuart Gardner Museum, Agassiz Theater, and The Mayor's Summer Jazz Concert Series.
She has worked with composers Walter Robinson, David Zoffer, (New England Conservatory (NEC), Emerson College and the Berklee Performance Center. Rajdulari attended the New England Conservatory's Jazz Continuing Education program and Berklee College of Music.
Rajdulari's contemporary Jazz/R&B ensemble can be any size, from a three-piece to full 7-piece band and her songlist is comprised of everything from fresh contemporary arrangements of jazz standards to traditional jazz, pop, R & B and everything in between! In addition to many concert halls and venues in the New England, New York, DC and Philadelphia areas, Rajdulari's ensemble has also covered complete weddings including the Ceremony, Cocktail Hour, Dinner & Dancing Portion.
In October 2011, Rajdulari released her debut CD "HoneyWine" and debuted the music on the Beantown Jazz Festival stage this past September 2011...
A recent winner of the New England Urban Music Awards' "Best Jazz Band" 2011, Rajdulari's ensemble is a perfect addition to any event!
Check out some of the Press Quotes & Reviews below:
"...Among the redundancy of radio station playlists and studio produced artists comes a sound that speaks to your soul and awakens your ears..." - Renee Jennings, Editor-at-Large, POSE Magazine (Jan 17, 2012)
"Rajdulari is a powerful and passionate jazz musician...."-Afro Elle Magazine (pg 42)
"Rajdulari's new CD HoneyWine is a must have on the Diva's List!"- Daphne Summer Ali- Diva in Every City
"Honey Wine is sophisticated and soulful. Swingin. Latin. Funky.Poetic.Vocalese. Sensual. The album opes with Into the Light, a magnetic awakening and introduction to Rajdulari and her masterful band..."- IN2Harlem-Harlem Trends
"Recap: 11th Annual Berklee Beantown Jazz Festival"-Boston Fab - TheFabEmpire
"Berklee Beantown Jazz Festival to feature Rajdulari"-Kade Krichko- BostonGlobe
"An Interview w/Rajdulari"- Teslyn Butler- Plus Model Magazine- Oct '11 Issue
"A Close up with Rajdulari- The Blogette"- Lesley B- Manik Magazine